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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story