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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.