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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.

Idioms:

  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.