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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.

Idioms:

  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.