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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.

Idioms:

  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.