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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.

Idioms:

  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.