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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.

Idioms:

  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.