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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.

Idioms:

  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush