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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • 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.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.