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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.

Idioms:

  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.