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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.

Idioms:

  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.