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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.