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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )