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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.

Idioms:

  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • 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.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.