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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.