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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.