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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.