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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.

Idioms:

  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.