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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )