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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly