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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.

Idioms:

  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.