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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.