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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.

Idioms:

  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.