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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Interfere in ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) Do not interfere in my job.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.