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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.

Idioms:

  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel