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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.

Idioms:

  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.