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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.