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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.