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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.