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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.

Idioms:

  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.