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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.