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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.

Idioms:

  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • 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.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.