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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.

Idioms:

  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.