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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.

Idioms:

  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.