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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.

Idioms:

  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.