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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.

Idioms:

  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.