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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.