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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.