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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.

Idioms:

  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )