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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.