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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.