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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.