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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.