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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.