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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.

Idioms:

  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.