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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?

Idioms:

  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.