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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family