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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.