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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.