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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Interfere in ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) Do not interfere in my job.

Idioms:

  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.