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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.