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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.