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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.