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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.

Idioms:

  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.