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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.

Idioms:

  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.