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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.