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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.