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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.