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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.