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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.

Idioms:

  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.