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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.