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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.