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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.

Idioms:

  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.