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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.