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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.