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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.