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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means