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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.