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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.