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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.

Idioms:

  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.