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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?

Idioms:

  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.