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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.