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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.