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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.

Idioms:

  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )