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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.