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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.

Idioms:

  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.