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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.