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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.