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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.