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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.