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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.

Idioms:

  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.