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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.

Idioms:

  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.