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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.