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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.

Idioms:

  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )