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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.

Idioms:

  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.