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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )