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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.