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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?

Idioms:

  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.