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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.

Idioms:

  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.