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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.