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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.

Idioms:

  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.