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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )