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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.