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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )