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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.