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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.

Idioms:

  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.