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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.