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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.