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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.

Idioms:

  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.