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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.

Idioms:

  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )