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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.