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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.

Idioms:

  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.