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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.