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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.

Idioms:

  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.