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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.