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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.