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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.

Idioms:

  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.