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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )