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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.