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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.