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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.