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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.