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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.