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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.