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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.

Idioms:

  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.