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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.