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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.