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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.

Idioms:

  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • 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?
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.