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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.