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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.