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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.

Idioms:

  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.