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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.