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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.