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Appropriate Preposition:

  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.