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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.