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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush