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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.