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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.

Idioms:

  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.