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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.

Idioms:

  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )