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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.

Idioms:

  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.