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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.

Idioms:

  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.