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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.