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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.