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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.