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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.