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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.