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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.