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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.