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Appropriate Preposition:

  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.

Idioms:

  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.