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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.

Idioms:

  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.