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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )