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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.