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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.