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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.