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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.