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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.

Idioms:

  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.