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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.

Idioms:

  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.