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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.

Idioms:

  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.