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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.

Idioms:

  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.