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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )