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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.