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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.

Idioms:

  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.