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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?

Idioms:

  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.