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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.