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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.