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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.