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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.

Idioms:

  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.