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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.

Idioms:

  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.