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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )