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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.