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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.