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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • 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.