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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.