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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.

Idioms:

  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.