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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.