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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.

Idioms:

  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.