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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.

Idioms:

  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.