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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.

Idioms:

  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )