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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.

Idioms:

  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.