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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.