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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.