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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.