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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.