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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.