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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.