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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.