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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.

Idioms:

  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.