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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.