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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.