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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.