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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.

Idioms:

  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • 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.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.