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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.

Idioms:

  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.