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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.

Idioms:

  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.