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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.

Idioms:

  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.