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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family