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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.

Idioms:

  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • 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
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.