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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.