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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )