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Appropriate Preposition:

  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.

Idioms:

  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.