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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.