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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.

Idioms:

  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.