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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.