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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.