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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.