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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.