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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )