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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.