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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.

Idioms:

  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.