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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.