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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.