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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.

Idioms:

  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )