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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.

Idioms:

  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.