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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.

Idioms:

  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist