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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.

Idioms:

  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.