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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.

Idioms:

  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.