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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.