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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.