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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.