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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.

Idioms:

  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.