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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.