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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )