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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.

Idioms:

  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.