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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.

Idioms:

  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.