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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.