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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.

Idioms:

  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.