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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.

Idioms:

  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.