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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.

Idioms:

  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.