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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.

Idioms:

  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home