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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.

Idioms:

  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.