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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.