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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.