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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.

Idioms:

  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.