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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.