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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.

Idioms:

  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.