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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.