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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.

Idioms:

  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel