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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.

Idioms:

  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather