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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )