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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.

Idioms:

  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )