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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.

Idioms:

  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.