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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.