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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.

Idioms:

  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )