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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news

Idioms:

  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.