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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.

Idioms:

  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.