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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.