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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.