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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.

Idioms:

  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.