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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )