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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.

Idioms:

  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.