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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly