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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.