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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.

Idioms:

  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.