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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.

Idioms:

  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story