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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )