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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.

Idioms:

  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake