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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )