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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.

Idioms:

  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.