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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.

Idioms:

  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.