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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )