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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.