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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.

Idioms:

  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.