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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist