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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.