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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.

Idioms:

  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.