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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.