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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )