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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.