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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.