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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.