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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )