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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )