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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.

Idioms:

  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.