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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.

Idioms:

  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.