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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.

Idioms:

  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel