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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )