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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.