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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.

Idioms:

  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home