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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Interfere in ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) Do not interfere in my job.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )