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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.