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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.