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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.

Idioms:

  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )