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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.