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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.