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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.