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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.

Idioms:

  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.