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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.