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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.