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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.