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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Attach to ( জুড়ে দেওয়া ) Attach this file to the email.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.