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

  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.

Idioms:

  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.