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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.

Idioms:

  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.