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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.

Idioms:

  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.