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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.

Idioms:

  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses