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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.