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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.

Idioms:

  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?