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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.