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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.

Idioms:

  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.