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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.