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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide