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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.