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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.