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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.