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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.

Idioms:

  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up