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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )