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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.