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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.