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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.

Idioms:

  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.