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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.

Idioms:

  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.