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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.