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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.