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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.