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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.