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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )