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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.

Idioms:

  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg