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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Aware of ( সচেতন ) Man should aware of the danger of environment pollution.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.