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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )