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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.