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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.

Idioms:

  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.