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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.