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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.