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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.

Idioms:

  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.