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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.