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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.

Idioms:

  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.