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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.