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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.

Idioms:

  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.