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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.