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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.