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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.

Idioms:

  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.