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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )