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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.