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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.