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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.