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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.