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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.