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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist