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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.

Idioms:

  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )