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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.

Idioms:

  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.