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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.

Idioms:

  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.