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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.