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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.

Idioms:

  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )