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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.