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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.