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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.