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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.