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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.