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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.