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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.