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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.

Idioms:

  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.