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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.