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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.

Idioms:

  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.