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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • 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