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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.