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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.