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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )