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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.