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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )