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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.

Idioms:

  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.