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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.