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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.