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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )