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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.