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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.