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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.