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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.

Idioms:

  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.