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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.

Idioms:

  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.