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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.