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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules

Idioms:

  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )