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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )