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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.