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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.