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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.