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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.

Idioms:

  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.