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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.

Idioms:

  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.