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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.

Idioms:

  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.