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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.