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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.

Idioms:

  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.