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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.

Idioms:

  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )