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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.