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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.