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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.