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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake