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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means