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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.

Idioms:

  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.