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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.