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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.

Idioms:

  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.