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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.

Idioms:

  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.