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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )