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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.