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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.