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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.