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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.

Idioms:

  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.