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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.