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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.