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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.

Idioms:

  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.