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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.