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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.

Idioms:

  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )