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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.

Idioms:

  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.