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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.

Idioms:

  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.