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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.