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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist