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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.

Idioms:

  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )