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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.

Idioms:

  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.