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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.

Idioms:

  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.