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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.

Idioms:

  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.