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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.