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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.