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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.