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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.

Idioms:

  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • 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.