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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.

Idioms:

  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.