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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.