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Appropriate Preposition:

  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.