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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.

Idioms:

  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.