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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.

Idioms:

  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.