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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.