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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.

Idioms:

  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.