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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )