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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.

Idioms:

  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.