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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.

Idioms:

  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.