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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.

Idioms:

  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.