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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.