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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.