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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.