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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.

Idioms:

  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.