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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.