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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.

Idioms:

  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.