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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.

Idioms:

  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.