"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.

Idioms:

  • 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.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.