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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.

Idioms:

  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.