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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.

Idioms:

  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.