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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.