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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.