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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.