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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.