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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.

Idioms:

  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.