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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.