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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.