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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.