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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.