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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide