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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.