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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.