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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.