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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )