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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story