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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.

Idioms:

  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.