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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).

Idioms:

  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )