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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.

Idioms:

  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.