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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.

Idioms:

  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.