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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.