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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.