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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.