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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.

Idioms:

  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )