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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.