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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.