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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist