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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.