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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Deal with ( ব্যবহার করা ) He deals well with the customers.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.