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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.