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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.

Idioms:

  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.