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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.