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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.

Idioms:

  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.