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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family