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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.