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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.