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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.