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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.

Idioms:

  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.