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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.

Idioms:

  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.