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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.

Idioms:

  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.