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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.

Idioms:

  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.