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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.