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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.

Idioms:

  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.