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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.

Idioms:

  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.