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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )