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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.