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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist