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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Attach to ( জুড়ে দেওয়া ) Attach this file to the email.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.