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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.