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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.