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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.

Idioms:

  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.