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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.