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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.