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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.

Idioms:

  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush