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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.