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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.

Idioms:

  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.