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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.