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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.