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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.