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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.