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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.