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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.

Idioms:

  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • 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.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.