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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.

Idioms:

  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.