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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.

Idioms:

  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.