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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.