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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.

Idioms:

  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.