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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.