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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.