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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.