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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.