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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.