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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.