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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.