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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.

Idioms:

  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.