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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.

Idioms:

  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg