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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )