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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.