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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Deal with ( ব্যবহার করা ) He deals well with the customers.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.