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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up