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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.

Idioms:

  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.