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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.

Idioms:

  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg