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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )