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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.