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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.

Idioms:

  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.