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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.