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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )