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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.