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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.