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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.