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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.

Idioms:

  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.