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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.