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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.