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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.