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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.

Idioms:

  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.